Faithfulness

Are You Ready?

Following a short testimony by Jonathan Maxwell on the subject of faithfulness, Carolyn Ponicke shares about her own experience of what it means to draw near to God and the pitfalls of spending time on meaningless pursuits instead of with God. Carolyn shares her own determination to set aside those things that occupy time and the mind but are of no value in the light of eternity, so as to spend more time waiting on God. David Hood then takes up the theme and speaks about the need for every heart to be ready or a mighty move of the…

David Alley today continues his theme of the letters to the churches found in the book of Revelation. Selecting the letters to Sardis and to Philadelphia from Revelation 3, David compares and contrasts the two churches – both in the eyes of the world and the eyes of Christ. While the church of Sardis was located in a very wealthy city and was well regarded in the eyes of the world, Jesus did not find anything that He could commend them for. Philadelphia, on the other hand, was a small church, not highly esteemed by man. But, says David, sometimes…